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    If you were driving along a road and came upon a turtle that was trying to cross, what would you do?
     Get out and help it cross the road
     Stop and wait for it to cross
     Nothing
    AYER NEWS
    Janis Bresnahan Run for Education

    Malone impressed with 'magnitude' of event
    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com AYER -- Perhaps nothing sums up the town of Ayer and the Ayer Shirley Regional School District better than the Janis Bresnahan Run for Education, which held its 11th annual race May 17. Full Story
    PEPPERELL NEWS
    'It was all about the children'

    A gifted musician and retiring educator leaves his mark
    PEPPERELL -- "Thank you, Kevin." Students past and present joined community members and fellow musicians to celebrate Kevin Tellier. Full Story
    GROTON NEWS
    Voters re-elect Selectman Petropoulos; Manugian, Cronin, Sjoberg win school seats

    GROTON -- While the seemingly endless infighting among town leaders prompted multiple candidates to run for the Board of Selectmen, David Gray, a resident of three years, cast his ballot Tuesday with just one thing on his mind: fiscal responsibility. Full Story
    SHIRLEY NEWS
    Devens trash fire still smoldering

    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com DEVENS -- Six million gallons of water have been used to fight a fire at the Devens Recycling Center since Sunday, said Thatcher Kezer, MassDevelopment's senior vice president of Devens, on Tuesday. Full Story
    TOWNSEND NEWS
    HBMS donates to ALS in memory of community member

    TOWNSEND -- Late last summer and into the fall, people across the country stood still for a ceremonious deluge. Full Story
    SPORTS
    Nashoba blanks G-D

    BOLTON -- The Chieftains have had a knack for taking an lead early. Such was the case Friday afternoon at home, when the Nashoba Regional softball team scored three runs in the first inning against Groton-Dunstable. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    Devens trash fire still smoldering

    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com DEVENS -- Six million gallons of water have been used to fight a fire at the Devens Recycling Center since Sunday, said Thatcher Kezer, MassDevelopment's senior vice president of Devens, on Tuesday. Full Story
    LIFESTYLES
    UNACC hosting 20th annual Unity Days

    Pow Wow May 16,17
    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com DEVENS -- Lorena Novak, vice president of the United Native American Cultural Center, remembers when UNACC first began hosting pow wows. Full Story
    (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP)
    John Nash: A life of great struggle and even greater success

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Born to an electrical engineer, and later a precocious and dashing young man who attained an Ivy League education, John Nash seemed destined for a life of stunning success. Full Story
    ( Jeffrey R. Staab )
    David Letterman set trashed; Dumpster divers move in

    Hours after the 'Late Show' finished taping, the crew began dismantling and throwing away iconic parts of David Letterman's set.